STK-ID 24698

Various exterior shots at Fisheries Services Salmon Canning Plant showing salmon being unloaded from boat by belts-conveyor, fish skimming vat. MSs of three persons inspecting salmon as it enters plant on conveyor, dumping and smelling some of them. Several shots of man weighing salmon, putting them in different tubs, of woman stamping them, other workers in background. Various shots of many women cleaning salmon with knife and small water hose, of inspector checking their work. Various CSs of tins being mechanically filled with salmon, hands of woman putting salmon on conveyor, empty tins moving on, conveyor in background. Shot of women inspecting cans and filling up some of them including shots of sealed tins further on production line.


Excerpt from
Tomorrow Is Too Late
British Columbia
National Film Board
Available formats
Video HI 8, Reel 16 mm
Shooting format
16mm original kodachrome, 16mm original ektachrome
Aspect ratio